Deaf Empowerment Program
About the Program
Whether you’re looking to open up exciting employment possibilities or to pursue postsecondary education goals, Mohawk’s FREE Academic Upgrading Deaf Empowerment Program allows students the opportunity to improve their skills in these critical areas. AU DEP is taught in American Sign Language (ASL) by Deaf instructors in a student-friendly college environment.
Offered at no cost, program options include:
Grade 12 equivalency in Math & English
Upgrade skills in preparation for GED
Courses run by Deaf instructors and taught in ASL
Learn and thrive in a welcoming environment
Flexible intake dates
The AU DEP program is designed for adults, 19 and over, who are: Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deafened
The classes and instruction are delivered in ASL by Deaf instructors.
AU DEP is only available to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Ontario.
Applicants must go through an Academic Upgrading assessment process.
135 Fennell Avenue West
Hamilton ON, L9C 0E5
905-575-1212 ext. 3079
Reilly MacDonald or Patrick Cross